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Lander set to battle Newberry at Van Taylor Stadium Wednesday night

Lander set to battle Newberry at Van Taylor Stadium Wednesday night

GREENWOOD – The Lander women's soccer team returns to action on Wednesday evening at 5:00 p.m. as the Bearcats host in-state foe Newberry. 

WATCH: Bearcat Broadcasting Network

LIVE STATS: Women's Soccer

SOCIAL: Follow @LanderWSoccer on Twitter for in-game updates

GAME SPONSOR: Northland

STORYLINES:

• Wednesday's match will be the 12th time the Bearcats (2-0) and Wolves (2-0) have met in program history. Lander defeated Newberry last season 2-1, scoring two goals in the final seven minutes of the match.

• Newberry holds a 6-5 edge in the series. Lander last won back-to-back matches in the series in 2002-03. 

• Lander has started 2-0 in back-to-back seasons for the first time since 2010-11. 

• The Bearcats outshot Mars Hill 19-1 in a 3-0 win on Saturday night. 

• A win over Newberry will give Lander its first 3-0 start since 2013. 

• Lander's five goals this season have come from five different players. 

• Northland will be providing discount cards at a table behind the press box to all Lander students who live off campus.